Sometimes a move is planned well in advance and sometimes moving is sprung upon us.
Printable Household Contents Checklist
Either way, this checklist will organize your move room by room and help you wrap your mind around what you plan to keep. Print yours to start planning your move!
This is also a great tool for communicating with your move helpers so they understand your wishes. Even with the best of intentions, when family “takes over” the intentions of the person moving can get lost in all the discussions and planning. Continue reading
We are hiring in White Rock!
Act Together Moving Services is a progressive leader in the senior services industry. We provide calm, caring and practical assistance to seniors and their families moving into their new home, especially when downsizing. We take care of all the details. Continue reading
I just discovered that this man has been preying on new clients of Act Together Moving Services. He developed a “friendship” and gained their trust by helping them with odd jobs and hauling. Luckily his history of defrauding seniors was discovered
Even in this virtual world, we still have to update our address when we move. This printable list of possible address changes will keep you organized as you complete your move preparation.
Step 1: Buy Mail Forwarding by Canada Post
Purchase Mail Forwarding at least a month before moving. You can buy 4 months of forwarding for $67.55. Mail Forwarding ensures tax receipts, government forms, bank statements and bills don’t go astray right after you move.
You can even buy it for another person (including a deceased person). You can Continue reading
By Anney Ardiel, Certified Professional Consultant on Aging and owner of Act Together Moving Services
If you are struggling to face a coming move and dreading the future in your new home, visualization exercises can help you stop imagining the worst and start focusing on the outcome you desire: a smooth, stress-free Continue reading
Written by Emily Fagan
Whether they’re your parent, grandparent, or even great uncle, there comes a certain point where you simply run out of present ideas for the seniors in your life, and unlike your younger days, hastily crafted “original artwork” doesn’t really cut it anymore. So here’s some downsizing-friendly presents that are sure to bring Christmas cheer year-round: Continue reading
We have been moving seniors into smaller spaces for 5 years and almost all of our clients have a few extra boxes of items that they need to keep, but don’t need to have on hand (or underfoot) all the time.
Things like winter clothes, Continue reading